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In the midst of a pandemic, local music venues look for next steps

Meredith Abdelnour, Arcade Editor September 2, 2020

In the age of the coronavirus, live music has begun to seem like a relic from a past life. Crowded venues filled with sweaty strangers are a nightmare from a public safety perspective, and with no...

Contributing photographers: Avery Anderson and Haley Soares

Car Seat Headrest takes Tipitina’s

Avery Anderson and Haley Soares February 28, 2019

This Tuesday, Feb. 26, Seattle-based band Car Seat Headrest drew crowds at Tipitina’s Uptown, working the audience into a frenzy with its unique blend of lo-fi indie rock. Strobing lights and incendiary...

FIDLAR's concert featured fans, hit songs and mosh pits.

FIDLAR brings good music to Tipitina’s, fans bring mosh pits

Haley Soares and Avery Anderson September 26, 2018

This Sunday, Sept. 23, Los Angeles based band FIDLAR filled Tipitina’s Uptown with the sounds of its thrashing punk rock music. Teasing songs from its currently unreleased third album, FIDLAR had...

Big Freedia delivering a jaw-dropping performance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

Tank and the Bangas, Big Freedia to bring New Orleans sound to Tipitina’s

Julia Ferro, Associate Arcade Editor April 25, 2018

This Friday, April 27, local New Orleans band Tank and the Bangas will take on Tipitina's Uptown with Big Freedia. Tank and the Bangas formed in 2011 after meeting at an open mic night called Liberation...

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Noname delivers on authenticity and soul at Tipitina’s

Chloe Christian, Contributing Reporter November 19, 2017

In today's era of modern experimental rap, Noname covers important topics poetically and energetically. With insightful lyrics, Noname's music provokes conversation on black feminism, opportunity and the...

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Saint Motel proves they’re just New Orleans’ type in Tipitina’s performance

Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor November 17, 2017

On Monday, Nov. 6, indie-pop-rock band Saint Motel took an ecstatic audience back to the '90s. In a performance bursting with youthful optimism and feel-good vibes, the Los Angeles four-piece brought charisma...

Thundercat Turns the Funk Up at Tipitina's

Thundercat Turns the Funk Up at Tipitina’s

Luke Bravo, Contributing Reporter October 24, 2017

From the get go, the room was blanketed with layers of smoke thanks to the machines running on stage and the people lighting up cigarettes in the crowd. Every light and laser was a thick beam of color....

DJ Soul Sister brings funk to Tipitina's in annual birthday bash

DJ Soul Sister brings funk to Tipitina’s in annual birthday bash

Kate Parker, Staff Reporter September 14, 2017

She's the Queen of Rare Grooves, and when she throws a party, the townspeople gather. Attendees were lined up outside Tipitina's for DJ Soul Sister's 11th Annual Birthday Jam featuring DJ Jazzy Jeff...

Flow Tribe rocks Tipitina's with energetic performance

Flow Tribe rocks Tipitina’s with energetic performance

Quinn Burke, Staff Reporter September 14, 2017

With exceptional energy and killer covers, Flow Tribe took the stage at Tipitina's last Saturday. Technically a funk band, Flow Tribe's music covered Latin, classic rock, rap, 80s hits and everything...

The band consisting of Tulane students performed as the first show for Tipitina's Homegrown Concert Series.

Aaron Cohen Band reaches Tipitina’s stage in Homegrown series kickoff

Bryce Berman, Contributing Reporter September 23, 2016

On Thursday, Sept. 15, F and M Patio Bar may have been a little quieter because of Tipitina’s Homegrown Night Concert Series. The three acts of the evening were Loyola’s Epic Proportions and McKenna...

Revivalists return to Tipitina’s

Ben Shooter, Associate Arcade Editor November 19, 2015

This weekend, nationally popular New Orleans rock group The Revivalists will be returning to its roots with not one, but two performances at Tipitina's. Friday and Saturday night will be a sort of homecoming...

The Landing festival gathers local talent for funk-filled weekend

Ben Shooter, Associate Arcade Editor September 24, 2015

In a city of music, it is easy to overlook The Landing music festival. Located at South Shore Harbor, the festival's lineup is relatively small, and the whole thing spans just one weekend — this Saturday...

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